Fall 2011 Class Schedule (ARC)



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CHEM 305    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers general principles of chemistry, such as unit analysis, atomic structure, nomenclature, mole concept, stoichiometry, and gases. A brief introduction to organic chemistry and biochemistry is provided. It is primarily designed for allied health majors.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       07:15AM-09:20AM LEC L.Bria               ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         09:30AM-12:35PM LAB L.Bria               ARC MAIN Science 407     29991 
Textbook
Th        09:30AM-12:35PM LAB L.Bria               ARC MAIN Science 407     29992 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       10:30AM-12:35PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 422       
T         12:45PM-03:50PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     11090 Textbook
Th        12:45PM-03:50PM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     11424 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

WF        10:45AM-12:50PM LEC J.Jimenez            ARC MAIN Science 422       
W         01:00PM-04:05PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 407     13316 Textbook
F         01:00PM-04:15PM LAB C.Corwin             ARC MAIN Science 407     13318 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        11:45AM-01:50PM LEC G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         08:30AM-11:45AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     11094 Textbook
W         08:30AM-11:35AM LAB G.Jorgensen          ARC MAIN Science 407     11426 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       01:30PM-03:35PM LEC D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 420       
T         04:00PM-07:05PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 407     13322 Textbook
Th        04:00PM-07:05PM LAB D.Gottke             ARC MAIN Science 407     13324 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        06:30PM-08:35PM LEC R.Pandey             ARC MAIN Science 481       
MW        08:45PM-10:05PM LAB R.Pandey             ARC MAIN Science 402     11098 Textbook
MW        05:00PM-06:20PM LAB R.Pandey             ARC MAIN Science 402     12578 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       06:30PM-08:35PM LEC R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       04:30PM-05:50PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 408     11102 Textbook
TTh       08:45PM-10:05PM LAB R.Grider             ARC MAIN Science 407     11104 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


CHEM 306    Introduction to Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade "C" or better; OR ESLR 320, ESLL 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade "C" or better; or placement through assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of CHEM 305. It covers the organic functional groups and reactions involved in the chemistry of life (biochemistry), as applied to the health sciences.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        09:00AM-11:05AM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        11:20AM-12:40PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     11428 
Textbook
MW        12:50PM-02:10PM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     11108 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       12:30PM-02:35PM LEC K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     12878 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LAB K.Pesis              ARC MAIN Science 405     12880 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 309    Integrated General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process.
Advisory: ENGRD 116, ENGWR 102, ESLR 320, ESLW 320, and MATH 120
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 72 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intensive survey of general, organic, and biological chemistry specifically designed for nursing majors and other health-related fields. Topics include general chemistry, organic chemistry, and biological chemistry as they apply to chemistry of the human body. This course satisfies the requirements of those health-career programs which require one semester of chemistry. Students who had chemistry in high school and retained some it are advised to take CHEM 309. Students who have not taken a chemistry course recently or have never taken a chemistry course are advised to take the CHEM 305 & 306 sequence. Students enrolled in CHEM 309 are strongly encouraged to co-enroll in CHEM 311.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
FSa       09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 401       
FSa       12:45PM-02:05PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     14076 
Textbook
FSa       11:15AM-12:35PM LAB D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 403     15216 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 lab section numbers listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       08:45AM-10:50AM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 481       
T         11:25AM-02:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     14074 Textbook
Th        11:25AM-02:30PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     14072 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        04:30PM-06:35PM LEC D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 401       
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     28505 Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meadows            ARC MAIN Science 403     28506 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        07:20PM-09:25PM LEC A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        05:30PM-06:50PM LAB A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 403     29988 Textbook
F         05:00PM-08:15PM LAB A.Romo               ARC MAIN Science 403     29989 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 310    Chemical Calculations    4 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 100 or 104 with a grade of "C" or better
Corequisite: MATH 120 or 124
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces calculations, terminology, chemical and laboratory techniques. It provides intensive problem solving skills necessary for CHEM 400.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 401       
T         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 405     11114 
Textbook
Th        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 405     11116 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 401     11118 Textbook
M         11:45AM-03:00PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 402       
TTh       06:30PM-07:50PM LEC V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 424     11124 Textbook
TTh       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB V.Wheaton            ARC MAIN Science 403       

NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 400    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: MATH 120 OR 124 with a grade of "C" or better AND one of the following: 1) CHEM 310 with a grade of "C" or better 2) Or CHEM 305 with a grade of "C" or better and placement through the chemistry assessment process 3) Or High School chemistry with a grade of "C" or better and placement through the chemistry assessment process
Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade "C" or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade "C" or better; OR placement through assessment process.
General Education: AA/AS Area IV; CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the basic principles of chemistry with an emphasis on chemical calculations, chemical reactions including balancing of complicated reduction-oxidation (REDOX) reactions, stoichiometry, gas laws, thermochemistry, atomic structure and bonding theories, ionic equations, solutions, intermolecular forces and phases of matter and acid/base chemistry including titrations and pH. Laboratory work is devoted to investigations of the theoretical work discussed in lecture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB M.Payne              ARC MAIN Science 402     11058 
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TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB H.Van Atta           ARC MAIN Science 402     11418 Textbook
TTh       04:30PM-07:35PM LAB H.Van Atta           ARC MAIN Science 402     29986 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LEC B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     11052 Textbook
MW        01:15PM-04:20PM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     11384 Textbook
TTh       08:00AM-11:05AM LAB B.Weissbart          ARC MAIN Science 403     11416 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       08:00AM-09:20AM LEC M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       12:45PM-03:50PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     11420 Textbook
TTh       09:30AM-12:35PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     11062 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-01:05PM LAB M.Maddox             ARC MAIN Science 408     11054 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 420       
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     11074 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-04:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     13754 Textbook
MW        05:30PM-08:35PM LAB D.Stewart            ARC MAIN Science 408     13756 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 401    General Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 400 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area B1; CSU Area B3; IGETC Area 5A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is a continuation of the principles of chemistry with emphasis on equilibria, bonding, thermodynamics, kinetics, and electrochemistry. A brief introduction to organic chemistry is included. Laboratory work is devoted to qualitative analysis and experiments dealing with the theoretical work discussed in lecture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        08:30AM-09:50AM LEC L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        01:45PM-04:50PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     11078 
Textbook
MW        10:20AM-01:25PM LAB L.Zarzana            ARC MAIN Science 400     11386 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       07:45AM-10:50AM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     11082 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-04:05PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400     13760 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

TTh       05:30PM-06:50PM LEC D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 481     13758 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-10:05PM LAB D.Meador             ARC MAIN Science 400       

NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 420    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 401 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed primarily for chemistry, chemical engineering, premedical, pharmacy and other majors who require a more intensive course than CHEM 423. Emphasis is on the application of modern principles regarding structure, reactivity, methods of synthesis and physical properties of carbon compounds.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LEC K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 401       
MW        08:00AM-11:05AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     11130 
Textbook
TTh       08:30AM-11:35AM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     11430 Textbook
MW        11:15AM-02:20PM LAB K.Casale             ARC MAIN Science 406     11432 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 3 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.

MW        05:40PM-07:00PM LEC E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 420       
MW        07:10PM-10:15PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 406     11390 Textbook
MW        02:25PM-05:30PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 405     12928 Textbook
Enroll in one of the 2 labs listed above and you will be automatically enrolled in the lecture portion listed above.


NOTE: Goggles that conform to specific requirements (labeled Z87+, Z87.1+, or Z94.3+) are required by the first laboratory class and must be worn at all times during laboratory activities. Goggles will not be provided by the Chemistry Department.


CHEM 421    Organic Chemistry    5 Units

Prerequisite: CHEM 420 with a grade of "C" or better.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 108 hours LAB
Description: This course covers general physical and chemical properties of aromatic compounds, ethers, carbonyl compounds, amines, carbonyl derivatives, and biological compounds of interest. It also includes mass spectrometry, UV-VIS spectrometry, and carbon-13 NMR. Special attention is given to development of reaction mechanisms, methods of organic synthesis and instrumental analysis as it applies to organic chemistry.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       05:00PM-06:20PM LEC D.Roy                ARC MAIN Science 401       
TTh       01:45PM-04:50PM LAB E.Niedzinski         ARC MAIN Science 406     11392 
Textbook

Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 5, 2011